Reflections

Prudence Davie

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2015

Like many other stressed law students looking for a reason to stay motivated in the rigorous and stressful beast known as law school, I began searching for a reason to stay focused, inspired and driven for the final leg of my seemingly endless degree.

Georgia Watson

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2015

As much as working 40 hours a week in retail and bracing the Adelaide chill had proven to be a steady winter break routine for the first four years of my law degree, I was ever more excited for what winter 2015 had in store for me.

Deua Stojanovska

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Health/Medical Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2015

As soon as you get off the plane it hits you: air so thick you could cut it with a knife.  Darwin, our closest city to the rest of the world, couldn’t feel more removed from Melbourne where I spend most of my time.

Phillipa Daniel

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2015

This summer I spent six weeks in Darwin undertaking an Aurora internship at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA). I can honestly say it’s the best thing that I’ve done since coming to law school.

Emma Harman

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2015

The extensive publicity for the Aurora Native Title Internship Program around Adelaide Law School meant I was always aware of the Program. So, as a soon-to-be graduate looking for places to gain practical experience in legal issues of a distinct nature, I applied for a legal internship.

Tommaso Piva

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2014

After graduating with my Bachelor Thesis Degree, having focused on the Mardu, a Western Desert people, I became keen on pursuing and deepening my understanding of Aboriginal culture.  I applied for the Aurora Native Title Internship Program, aiming to improve my understanding of the social and po

Inara Walden

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2014

Over winter I have had the privilege of undertaking a five week internship in Darwin via the Aurora Internship Program.

Heather Douglas

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2014

The Aurora Internship Program facilitated my 6-week placement at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin over July and August 2014.